This past weekend, my daughter and I went to see “I Can Only Imagine” in theaters. It was an excellent movie with a strong Christian message of forgiveness and overcoming. I was so thrilled that, during the previews before the movie, I saw trailers for several more Christian movies that will be coming to theaters in 2018. Among them was the trailer for Paul, Apostle of Christ.
PAUL, APOSTLE OF CHRIST
In PAUL, APOSTLE OF CHRIST, Luke risks his life to visit Paul, who is held captive in a Roman prison under Nero’s rule. Together, they struggle against a determined emperor and the frailties of the human spirit in order to live out the Gospel of Jesus Christ and spread their message to the world.
Paul’s letters and writings were vital to the spreading of Christianity and became a large part of the New Testament. Our story focuses on how, despite persecution and peril, they shared Jesus’ message of love, redemption, and forgiveness with a small community of believers who in turn, took it to the whole world.
Great pains were taken to maintain biblical accuracy. Using scripture as the only reference, director Andrew Hyatt recreated the story of Paul on film, …read more